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Vigo County Bicentennial: What became of the town of Lockport?

Being in the Wabash Valley...it goes without saying how important the Wabash River was to the community.

Posted: May. 23, 2018 7:21 PM

RILEY, Ind. (WTHI) - Being in the Wabash Valley...it goes without saying how important the Wabash River was to the community.

Though we may not use it much anymore, it helped put Vigo County on the map.

That also includes another town that you won't find on the map anymore...but it's still there. It just has a new name.

Click play on the video to see what became of Vigo County town called Lockport.

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